Oct 8, 2012
Open source is the heart of Big Data, driving the state of the art in both data storage and data processing. As recent research suggests, when IT professionals and data scientists get serious about building Big Data applications, they overwhelmingly turn to MongoDB and Hadoop. MongoDB is increasingly the industry’s default data store for Big Data-type applications, and it also works for data...
Oct 4, 2012
Every month we bring you interviews with members of our MongoDB community — including organisers of MongoDB user groups from around the world
The Munich MongoDB User Group is the first and the largest MUG in the German speaking area, and is sponsored and run jointly by comSysto and 10gen. So far, the group have had more than 10 meetups aiming for monthly meetups with lightning talks, pizza or...
Oct 3, 2012
Big Data is a big deal, but sometimes the realities of Big Data adoption get lost in the hype about its possibilities.
It’s therefore interesting to see how IT and data science practitioners talk about Big Data versus how analysts and media discuss it. According to a new SiliconAngle TrendConnect analysis of Big Data-related Twitter posts, IT is focused on practical technology solutions, with...
Oct 2, 2012
This was originally posted to Derick Rethans’ blog. Derick is a PHP evangelist at 10gen and works on the PHP driver. He is a PHP internals expert, author of Xdebug and an OpenStreetMap and mapping enthusiast.
Oct 1, 2012
Hello Everyone. Here’s what’s going on in the MongoDB world
Sep 27, 2012
MongoDB has been highly adopted by the Java community with 10gen and community supported tools for connecting MongoDB to Java and the JVM.
This Fall 10gen is putting on a four part Java webinar series. Join us from October to December for an interactive overview to help you get up and running with MongoDB and Java from building your first application to utilizing Java ODMs such as Morphia....
Sep 26, 2012
MongoDB Munich is coming to Germany on October 16, and this year features new presentation topics, including Improved Analytics with MongoDB via the New Aggregation Framework, and Deployment Preparedness.
At MongoDB days around the world many attendees are just learning about or evaluating MongoDB to see if it is the right fit for their use case. Others are already in development or using...
Sep 25, 2012
I am pleased to announce that we are now offering free online MongoDB courses for all, available at education.10gen.com. Our first two courses, M101, MongoDB for Developers and M102, MongoDB for DBAs, will be launching in October, but you can signup today.
Richard Kreuter, Lead Consulting Engineering, and I will be co-teaching the developer course. Dwight Merriman, our founder and CEO, will be...
Sep 24, 2012
Hi everyone! Here’s what’s going on in the MongoDB World!
10gen Education, offering free MongoDB online courses
User Groups and Events this Week
Sep 23, 2012
The MongoDB and Ruby ecosystem is strong and growing. With continued advancement of 10gen's MongoDB Ruby driver, community-developed tools such as MongoMapper and the growing Mongoid ODM projects Moped and Scooter, more and more developers are using MongoDB more fluidly with Ruby and the corresponding web frameworks.
We need you to share your expertise! We want to hear stories on how you've...